February 9, 2016
Date of Service: February 13, 2016
Interment Location: Sermon on the Mount
Raymond Tolley, 88, Elizabethton passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2016 in the Pine Ridge Care & Rehab Center. A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Dave & Julie Hilman Tolley. He served in the United States Army during World War II. He was employed at North American Rayon Corporation for 32 years and retired from Kennametal. Raymond was a member of Pleasant Beach Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years Pauline Haldren Tolley, two sisters: Ruth Tolley and Ethel Hayes and two brothers: Phillip Tolley and Zeke Tolley.
Survivors include a son: Adrian Raymond Tolley, His Nephews: Billy Tolley, Johnson City, Dean Tolley, and Douglas Tolley both of Elizabethton, Zeke Tolley, Jr., Hampton and Jimmy Calfee, Hilton Head, South Carolina. His Nieces: Patsy Johnson Elizabethton and Aleta Williams, Danville, Virginia. His sister-in-law: Mary Tolley, Elizabethton.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, February 13, 2016 in Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Mark Fowler officiating. Interment will follow in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active Pallbearers will be: Gary Johnson, Wesley Johnson, Dean Tolley, Zeke Tolley, Jr., Walt Slagle and Henry Williams. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to the Pine Ridge Care & Rehab Center, The Staff & Dr. Jaishankar Onocology office, Johnson City and members of the Pleasant Beach Baptist Church. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home. Friends may also visit with the family at the residence of his niece: Patsy Johnson, 109 Chevy Lane, and Elizabethton. Condolences may be sent to the Tolley family at our web-site www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Tolley family